Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Data Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Management over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Management
UK
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 193 214 196
Rank change year-on-year +21 -18 +22
Permanent jobs citing Data Management 3294 3030 3860
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.83% 1.59% 1.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.03% 1.78% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2390 2402 3001
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,617
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.56% +3.23%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £87,500 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Data Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 161983 169953 194669
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.91% 89.37% 88.77%
Number of salaries quoted 127876 141202 160286
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +6.25%

Data Management
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Data Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Data Management in the UK

Data Management
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Management.

Salary trend for Data Management in the UK

Data Management
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Management over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Management in the UK

Data Management
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Management within the UK over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +19 3038 £55,000 - 135
London +21 1641 £60,000 - 56
UK excluding London +31 1595 £50,000 +5.26% 84
South East +27 480 £52,500 +5.00% 22
North of England +41 438 £47,500 +5.56% 24
Midlands -14 221 £49,500 +10.00% 15
North West +30 211 £52,500 +23.53% 10
Scotland +23 189 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Yorkshire +24 154 £45,000 - 12
West Midlands -41 153 £45,000 +2.27% 11
South West +59 126 £43,000 -6.16% 8
East of England -42 124 £50,000 +2.04% 10
North East +62 73 £47,500 - 2
East Midlands +28 67 £50,000 +5.26% 4
Wales +29 22 £52,000 +26.06%
Northern Ireland - 1 £45,000 - 2

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT jobs citing Data Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Data Management.

1 1195 (36.28%) Finance
2 1106 (33.58%) SQL
3 911 (27.66%) Business Intelligence
4 806 (24.47%) Analytics
5 653 (19.82%) Data Quality
6 648 (19.67%) Agile Software Development
7 631 (19.16%) SQL Server
8 615 (18.67%) Master Data Management
9 584 (17.73%) Analytical Skills
10 570 (17.30%) Microsoft
11 558 (16.94%) Data Warehouse
12 553 (16.79%) ETL
13 540 (16.39%) Degree
14 524 (15.91%) Data Modelling
15 458 (13.90%) Project Management
16 441 (13.39%) Data Governance
17 415 (12.60%) SAP
18 409 (12.42%) Banking
19 400 (12.14%) Oracle
20 371 (11.26%) Java
21 357 (10.84%) Data Analysis
22 349 (10.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 347 (10.53%) Big Data
24 338 (10.26%) Management Information System
25 322 (9.78%) CRM
26 316 (9.59%) Stakeholder Management
26 316 (9.59%) Data Architecture
27 313 (9.50%) Marketing
28 311 (9.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
29 297 (9.02%) Business Analysis

Data Management
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 193 (5.86%) SAS
2 109 (3.31%) SharePoint
3 96 (2.91%) Apache Spark
4 72 (2.19%) Apache
4 72 (2.19%) Tomcat
5 51 (1.55%) Documentum
6 44 (1.34%) CMS
7 38 (1.15%) WebLogic
8 31 (0.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 26 (0.79%) JBoss
10 24 (0.73%) Apache Pig
10 24 (0.73%) WebSphere
11 22 (0.67%) Elasticsearch
12 21 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
13 20 (0.61%) ArcGIS
14 16 (0.49%) Apache Geronimo
14 16 (0.49%) WildFly
15 15 (0.46%) IIS
16 12 (0.36%) MS Exchange
16 12 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 257 (7.80%) Microsoft Excel
2 120 (3.64%) Microsoft Office
3 65 (1.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 61 (1.85%) MS Visio
5 47 (1.43%) SPSS
6 28 (0.85%) Microsoft Project
7 14 (0.43%) Photoshop
8 11 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
9 6 (0.18%) SOLIDWORKS
10 4 (0.12%) AutoCAD
10 4 (0.12%) SPSS Modeler
11 3 (0.091%) Windchill
12 2 (0.061%) Adobe Illustrator
12 2 (0.061%) CATIA
13 1 (0.030%) RoboHelp
13 1 (0.030%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 65 (1.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 39 (1.18%) Markit EDM
3 30 (0.91%) SAP MM
4 29 (0.88%) SAP MDM
5 27 (0.82%) SAP MDG
6 24 (0.73%) SAP SD
7 23 (0.70%) thinkFolio
8 22 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
9 21 (0.64%) Eloqua
10 20 (0.61%) SAP PLM
11 19 (0.58%) Salesforce.com CRM
11 19 (0.58%) SAP VC
12 18 (0.55%) SAP S/4HANA
13 15 (0.46%) SAP CAR
13 15 (0.46%) SAP POS DM
13 15 (0.46%) SAP Retail
14 14 (0.43%) SAP CO
14 14 (0.43%) SAP FI
14 14 (0.43%) SAP FI/CO
14 14 (0.43%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 184 (5.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 177 (5.37%) Amazon AWS
3 104 (3.16%) SaaS
4 54 (1.64%) GitHub
5 39 (1.18%) Office 365
6 37 (1.12%) Google Cloud Platform
7 35 (1.06%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 31 (0.94%) Force.com
9 29 (0.88%) Adobe Analytics
10 28 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
11 21 (0.64%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
12 19 (0.58%) IaaS
13 15 (0.46%) Dynamics 365
13 15 (0.46%) Google Analytics
13 15 (0.46%) PaaS
14 7 (0.21%) Amazon Kinesis
14 7 (0.21%) AWS CloudFormation
15 6 (0.18%) Google Compute Engine
16 5 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
16 5 (0.15%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (1.03%) DNS
2 31 (0.94%) Firewall
3 29 (0.88%) HTTP
3 29 (0.88%) TCP/IP
4 24 (0.73%) SMS
5 23 (0.70%) DHCP
6 19 (0.58%) SAN
6 19 (0.58%) SSL
7 17 (0.52%) Skype
8 15 (0.46%) Wireless
9 12 (0.36%) VPN
10 9 (0.27%) FTP
10 9 (0.27%) SMTP
11 8 (0.24%) Ethernet
11 8 (0.24%) Internet
11 8 (0.24%) Intranet
12 7 (0.21%) IPsec
12 7 (0.21%) LAN
12 7 (0.21%) Network Security
12 7 (0.21%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 631 (19.16%) SQL Server
2 558 (16.94%) Data Warehouse
3 349 (10.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 347 (10.53%) Big Data
5 311 (9.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 193 (5.86%) Power BI
7 192 (5.83%) Relational Database
8 172 (5.22%) Hadoop
9 160 (4.86%) NoSQL
10 154 (4.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 137 (4.16%) Data Mining
11 137 (4.16%) QlikView
12 119 (3.61%) BusinessObjects
13 96 (2.91%) Oracle Database
14 80 (2.43%) SQL Server 2012
15 72 (2.19%) SQL Server 2008
16 69 (2.09%) SQL Server 2014
17 67 (2.03%) MySQL
18 58 (1.76%) SAP Data Services
19 55 (1.67%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 116 (3.52%) Jenkins
2 91 (2.76%) Selenium
3 68 (2.06%) Git (software)
4 62 (1.88%) Talend Open Studio
5 52 (1.58%) Visual Studio
6 49 (1.49%) JIRA
7 39 (1.18%) ERwin
8 37 (1.12%) Maven
9 34 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
10 29 (0.88%) Cucumber
11 28 (0.85%) WebDriver
12 26 (0.79%) JMeter
13 19 (0.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 15 (0.46%) Subversion
15 14 (0.43%) Octopus Deploy
16 12 (0.36%) Mercurial
16 12 (0.36%) TeamCity
17 11 (0.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 11 (0.33%) HP UFT
17 11 (0.33%) LoadRunner
General
1 1195 (36.28%) Finance
2 409 (12.42%) Banking
3 313 (9.50%) Marketing
4 272 (8.26%) Retail
5 222 (6.74%) Legal
6 214 (6.50%) Retail Banking
7 184 (5.59%) Investment Banking
8 148 (4.49%) Manufacturing
9 145 (4.40%) Telecoms
10 98 (2.98%) Electronics
11 82 (2.49%) Back Office
12 74 (2.25%) Front Office
13 61 (1.85%) Publishing
14 58 (1.76%) Pharmaceutical
15 44 (1.34%) German Language
16 43 (1.31%) Law
17 42 (1.28%) Advertising
18 28 (0.85%) Games
19 24 (0.73%) Financial Institution
19 24 (0.73%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 774 (23.50%) Analyst
2 494 (15.00%) Architect
3 462 (14.03%) Developer
4 321 (9.74%) Consultant
5 299 (9.08%) Data Analyst
6 282 (8.56%) Data Architect
7 235 (7.13%) Business Analyst
8 216 (6.56%) Data Manager
9 129 (3.92%) SQL Analyst
10 127 (3.86%) Data Consultant
11 122 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
12 108 (3.28%) Solutions Architect
13 96 (2.91%) SQL Developer
14 83 (2.52%) DBA
15 81 (2.46%) SAP Consultant
16 72 (2.19%) Data Business Analyst
17 70 (2.13%) Business Intelligence Developer
18 69 (2.09%) Administrator
18 69 (2.09%) Product Manager
19 65 (1.97%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 226 (6.86%) Web Services
2 184 (5.59%) .NET
3 179 (5.43%) HTML
4 134 (4.07%) REST
5 133 (4.04%) XML
6 130 (3.95%) SOAP
7 110 (3.34%) CSS
8 84 (2.55%) Middleware
9 79 (2.40%) J2EE
10 72 (2.19%) JSON
11 69 (2.09%) ASP.NET
12 64 (1.94%) AngularJS
13 62 (1.88%) HTML5
14 61 (1.85%) .NET Framework
15 51 (1.55%) RESTful
16 45 (1.37%) Spring
17 42 (1.28%) jQuery
18 40 (1.21%) MDX
19 33 (1.00%) Kafka
19 33 (1.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 584 (17.73%) Analytical Skills
2 338 (10.26%) Management Information System
3 266 (8.08%) Computer Science
4 204 (6.19%) Reference Data
5 133 (4.04%) Data Structures
6 102 (3.10%) Enterprise Software
7 73 (2.22%) Life Science
8 69 (2.09%) Algorithms
9 66 (2.00%) User Experience
10 59 (1.79%) Fintech
11 52 (1.58%) Virtual Team
12 51 (1.55%) Data Centre
13 44 (1.34%) Mobile App
14 40 (1.21%) Clustering
14 40 (1.21%) Mainframe
14 40 (1.21%) Pricing Data
15 37 (1.12%) Hedge funds
15 37 (1.12%) NHS
16 36 (1.09%) Social Media
17 31 (0.94%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 176 (5.34%) Linux
2 139 (4.22%) Windows
3 89 (2.70%) Unix
4 59 (1.79%) Windows Server
5 27 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (0.52%) Mac OS X
7 15 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (0.43%) AIX
9 13 (0.39%) Windows 10
10 9 (0.27%) Embedded Linux
10 9 (0.27%) VxWorks
10 9 (0.27%) Windows 7
11 8 (0.24%) Data ONTAP
11 8 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (0.24%) Solaris
12 7 (0.21%) Android
12 7 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (0.18%) CentOS
13 6 (0.18%) Ubuntu
14 4 (0.12%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 911 (27.66%) Business Intelligence
2 806 (24.47%) Analytics
3 648 (19.67%) Agile Software Development
4 615 (18.67%) Master Data Management
5 553 (16.79%) ETL
6 524 (15.91%) Data Modelling
7 458 (13.90%) Project Management
8 441 (13.39%) Data Governance
9 357 (10.84%) Data Analysis
10 322 (9.78%) CRM
11 316 (9.59%) Data Architecture
11 316 (9.59%) Stakeholder Management
12 297 (9.02%) Business Analysis
13 284 (8.62%) Visualisation
14 258 (7.83%) Migration
15 244 (7.41%) Data Integration
16 243 (7.38%) Data Analytics
17 235 (7.13%) Mentoring
18 228 (6.92%) Asset Management
19 215 (6.53%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1106 (33.58%) SQL
2 371 (11.26%) Java
3 288 (8.74%) Python
4 239 (7.26%) JavaScript
5 207 (6.28%) T-SQL
6 147 (4.46%) C#
7 121 (3.67%) R
8 79 (2.40%) C++
9 78 (2.37%) PowerShell
10 77 (2.34%) C
11 58 (1.76%) VBA
12 53 (1.61%) PL/SQL
13 52 (1.58%) Bash Shell
14 47 (1.43%) Perl
15 46 (1.40%) Scala
16 36 (1.09%) PHP
17 35 (1.06%) ABAP
18 32 (0.97%) Apex Code
19 27 (0.82%) MATLAB
20 24 (0.73%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 540 (16.39%) Degree
2 134 (4.07%) Computer Science Degree
3 88 (2.67%) Security Cleared
4 77 (2.34%) Microsoft Certification
5 39 (1.18%) CISSP
6 36 (1.09%) PMI Certification
7 33 (1.00%) SC Cleared
8 32 (0.97%) ISEB
9 27 (0.82%) PMP
10 24 (0.73%) Numerate Degree
11 23 (0.70%) CISM
12 22 (0.67%) MCITP
12 22 (0.67%) PhD
13 21 (0.64%) CCSA
14 16 (0.49%) MCSE
15 15 (0.46%) Master's Degree
16 14 (0.43%) MCSA
17 11 (0.33%) Postgraduate
18 9 (0.27%) MCP
18 9 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 653 (19.82%) Data Quality
2 149 (4.52%) QA
3 111 (3.37%) GDPR
4 92 (2.79%) SLA
5 59 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 44 (1.34%) Disclosure Scotland
7 30 (0.91%) PCI DSS
8 24 (0.73%) PMO
9 21 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 16 (0.49%) GCP
11 10 (0.30%) COBIT
11 10 (0.30%) MiFID
12 9 (0.27%) MISRA
12 9 (0.27%) MISRA C
13 7 (0.21%) Solvency II
14 6 (0.18%) FATCA
15 4 (0.12%) Dodd-Frank
15 4 (0.12%) IFRS
15 4 (0.12%) IFRS 9
15 4 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 79 (2.40%) Active Directory
2 53 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (0.94%) Docker
4 29 (0.88%) Apache Flume
5 27 (0.82%) HDFS
6 16 (0.49%) Hyper-V
7 10 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (0.24%) XenDesktop
9 6 (0.18%) Ceph
9 6 (0.18%) GPFS
9 6 (0.18%) Slurm Workload Manager
9 6 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
10 5 (0.15%) Firmware
10 5 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
10 5 (0.15%) Terminal Server
11 4 (0.12%) ISA Server
11 4 (0.12%) Virtual Desktop
11 4 (0.12%) XenApp
11 4 (0.12%) XenServer
12 3 (0.091%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 82 (2.49%) Puppet
2 34 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
3 32 (0.97%) ZABBIX
4 27 (0.82%) Ansible
5 21 (0.64%) HP Quality Center
6 20 (0.61%) SCCM
7 18 (0.55%) Oozie
8 15 (0.46%) SCOM
9 14 (0.43%) Nagios
10 13 (0.39%) Grafana
11 12 (0.36%) Microsoft Clustering
12 9 (0.27%) Backup Exec
13 8 (0.24%) Nessus
13 8 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 7 (0.21%) CFEngine
15 6 (0.18%) Icinga
16 5 (0.15%) EMC NetWorker
16 5 (0.15%) Kibana
17 4 (0.12%) NetBackup
17 4 (0.12%) OpenView
Vendors
1 570 (17.30%) Microsoft
2 415 (12.60%) SAP
3 400 (12.14%) Oracle
4 249 (7.56%) Tableau
5 164 (4.98%) Salesforce.com
6 145 (4.40%) Informatica
7 100 (3.04%) Teradata
8 98 (2.98%) IBM
9 68 (2.06%) VMware
10 62 (1.88%) Talend
11 51 (1.55%) Pega
12 47 (1.43%) Cloudera
13 46 (1.40%) EMC
14 45 (1.37%) Ab Initio
14 45 (1.37%) Adobe
14 45 (1.37%) Google
15 44 (1.34%) MicroStrategy
16 43 (1.31%) Cisco
17 42 (1.28%) Alteryx
17 42 (1.28%) HP